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Visits By Foreign Leaders in 1991

Visitor From Description Date
President Punsalmaagiyn Ochirbat Mongolia Official working visit. Private visit to New York City afterward. Arrived in U.S. Jan. 20; departed Jan. 26. January 22–24, 1991
Queen Margrethe II Denmark State Visit. Private visit to New York City afterward. February 19–22, 1991
President Cesar Gaviria Trujillo Colombia Official working visit. Afterwards visited Miami. February 25–27, 1991
President Lech Walesa Poland State Visit. Afterwards visited Los Angeles, Chicago, and New York City. March 19–22, 1991
President Turgut Ozal Turkey Met with President Bush during a private visit. March 23–25, 1991
Prime Minister Toshiki Kaifu Japan Informal meeting with President Bush in Newport Beach, Calif. April 4, 1991
President Carlos Salinas de Gortari Mexico Informal meeting with President Bush in Houston, Tex., while en route to Canada. April 7, 1991
President Violeta Barrios de Chamorro Nicaragua State Visit. Afterwards visited Miami. April 15–18, 1991
President Hassan Gouled Aptidon Djibouti Official working visit. April 23–25, 1991
President Carlos Andres Perez Venezuela Met with President Bush during a private visit. Later visited Houston, Tulsa, and Palo Alto (Calif.) May 3, 1991
President Paul Biya Cameroon Met with President Bush during a private visit. May 6, 1991
President Mauno H. Koivisto Finland Official working visit. May 6–8, 1991
President Francesco Cossiga and Prime Minister Giulio Andreotti Italy May 7, 1991
Queen Elizabeth II United Kingdom State Visit. Addressed Joint Meeting of Congress May 16. Later visited Miami, Tampa, Austin, San Antonio, Houston, and Lexington (Ky.). May 14–17, 1991
Prime Minister Michael Manley Jamaica Met with President Bush during a private visit. May 15, 1991
Chancellor Helmut Kohl Germany Official Visit. May 19–21, 1991
President Luis Alberto Lacalle Herrera Uruguay Met with President Bush during a private visit. May 20–21, 1991
President Arpad Goncz Hungary Met with President Bush during a private visit. May 23, 1991
President George Vassiliou Cyprus Met with President Bush during a private visit. May 29–30, 1991
Prime Minister Aneerood Jugnauth Mauritius Official working visit. Private visit to New York afterward. June 4–6, 1991
President Alfredo Cristiani Buckard El Salvador State Visit. Afterwards visited Miami. June 11–13, 1991
President Fernando Collor de Mello Brazil State Visit. Afterwards visited New York City. June 17–20, 1991
President Roh Tae-woo South Korea State Visit. July 1–3, 1991
Prime Minister Toshiki Kaifu Japan Informal meeting with President Bush at Kennebunkport, Me. July 11, 1991
President Robert Mugabe Zimbabwe Official working visit. July 23–25, 1991
Prime Minister Martin Brian Mulroney Canada Informal meeting with President Bush at Kennebunkport, Me. August 26, 1991
Prime Minister John Major United Kingdom Informal meeting with President Bush at Kennebunkport, Me. August 28–29, 1991
President Abdou Diouf Senegal State Visit. September 9–12, 1991
Prime Minister Jan Krzysztof Bielecki Poland Met with President Bush during a private visit. September 11, 1991
Chancellor Helmut Kohl Germany Official working visit. September 16, 1991
President Alberto K. Fujimori Peru Official working visit. Private visit to New York City afterward. September 16–19, 1991
President Jose Eduardo dos Santos Angola Met with President Bush during a private visit. September 16, 1991
President Fernando Collor de Mello Brazil Met with President Bush while attending the U.N. General Assembly in New York City. September 23, 1991
President Alfredo Cristiani Buckard El Salvador Met with President Bush while attending the U.N. General Assembly in New York City. September 23, 1991
President Roh Tae-woo Korea Met with President Bush while attending the U.N. General Assembly in New York City. September 23, 1991
Prime Minister David Oddsson Iceland Met with President Bush while attending the U.N. General Assembly in New York City. September 24, 1991
President Amata Kabua Marshall Islands Met with President Bush while attending the U.N. General Assembly in New York City. September 24, 1991
President Bailey Olter Micronesia Met with President Bush while attending the U.N. General Assembly in New York City. September 24, 1991
Prime Minister Gro Harlem Brundtland Norway Met with President Bush while attending the U.N. General Assembly in New York City. September 24, 1991
President Carlos Andres Perez Venezuela Met with President Bush while attending the U.N. General Assembly in New York City. September 24, 1991
President Elias Hrawi Lebanon Met with President Bush while attending the U.N. General Assembly in New York City. September 24, 1991
King Hassan II Morocco Official visit. September 26, 1991
Amir Jabir al-Ahmad al-Sabah Kuwait Met with President Bush during a private visit. October 1, 1991
President Jorge Serrano Elias Guatemala Met with President Bush during a private visit. October 2, 1991
Prime Minister Jozsef Antall Hungary Met with President Bush during a private visit. October 4, 1991
President Vigdis Finbogadottir Iceland Attended symposium on explorations at the Smithsonian Institution, and commemoration of Viking explorers; met with President Bush Oct. 9. October 8–9, 1991
King Juan Carlos I Spain Opened the “Circa 1492” art exhibit at the National Gallery of Art. Addressed the Organization of American States. October 8–10, 1991
President Rafael Angel Calderon Fournier Costa Rica Official working visit. Afterwards visited Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. October 9–12, 1991
Chancellor Franz Vranitzky Austria Met with President Bush during a private visit. October 10, 1991
Emir Isa Bin Sulman Bahrain State visit. October 15, 1991
President Vaclav Havel Czechoslovakia State Visit. Private visit to Los Angeles afterwards. October 21–24, 1991
President Nicephore Soglo Benin Official Visit. November 4–6, 1991
President Carlos Saul Menem Argentina State Visit. November 13–16, 1991
Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir Israel Met with President Bush during a private visit. Arrived in the U.S. Nov. 15; departed Nov. 24. Also visited Baltimore, Los Angeles, Boston, and New York City. November 21–22, 1991
Prime Minister Andre Milongo Democratic Republic of the Congo (Zaire) Private visit. Met with President Bush Dec. 13. Arrived in the U.S. Dec. 8; departed Dec. 14. Also visited Atlanta. December 8–14, 1991
Prime Minister Constantine Mitsotakis Greece Official working visit. Later visited New York City. December 11–13, 1991
President Carlos Salinas de Gortari Mexico Met with President Bush during a private visit. Discussed North American Free Trade Agreement at Camp David, Md. December 13–14, 1991
Prime Minister Anan Panyarachun Thailand Official working visit. Later visited Los Angeles. December 15–17, 1991